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Study uncovers markers for severe form of multiple sclerosis

September 18, 2017
Scientists have uncovered two molecules involved in cell communication and movement that may explain why some people develop progressive multiple sclerosis.

Yale experts explain what parents should know about pediatric obesity

September 18, 2017
There are multiple factors that contribute to childhood obesity, including a clear genetic component, say two Yale experts.

Science editor to discuss writing about research for the general public

September 14, 2017
Alumnus David Grimm of Science magazine will present a talk titled “Stop Talking Like a Scientist” on Sept. 20 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.

SOM Insights: Integrated communities benefit more from venture capital

September 14, 2017
The less segregated a community is, the more likely people of diverse backgrounds will mix and generate ideas, according to a new Yale study.

Yale’s ‘mother of all microscopes’ spurs science and faculty recruitment

September 14, 2017
The Titan Krios cryoelectron microscope at the West Campus is bringing unprecedented capabilities to Yale, spurring science and faculty recruitment.

Artificial pancreas to manage type 1 diabetes gets a trial run

September 13, 2017
A Yale-led clinical trial is testing an “artificial pancreas,” a hybrid closed-loop system of blood sugar monitoring and insulin delivery.

Lower Thyroid Stimulating Hormone levels elevate risk of thyroid cancer

September 13, 2017
There is an increased risk of thyroid cancer associated with lower-than-normal thyroid hormone levels, according to a Yale-led study.